Sighting for August 1, 2017

Jeanette Klodzen

Snake Creek Pass (Brighton Ski Resort)
Salt Lake County, UT

Elevation: 8700 - 10,100 ft

Walked up to Pass and then continue up to the lift.

Many butterflies at or above the Pass including the Chryxus Arctic.

I only ID’d Callippe and Mormon Frits but there were lots flying so there may have been more.

  • Western Tiger Swallowtail
  • Two-tailed Swallowtail
  • Ruddy Copper
  • Blue Copper
  • Lilac-bordered Copper
  • Northern Blue
  • Boisduval's Blue
  • Callippe Fritillary
  • Mormon Fritillary
  • Hoary Comma
  • California Tortoiseshell
  • Painted Lady
  • Weidemeyer's Admiral
  • Chryxus Arctic
  • Persius Duskywing

Chryxus Arctic